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Table 2 Regression analysis of factors associated with MRSA acquisition

From: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus acquisition in healthcare workers with cystic fibrosis: a retrospective cross-sectional study

Univariable Odds ratio (95 % CI) P value
 Healthcare worker 4.87 (1.95–12.27) 0.001
 Age (per 5 years) 0.79 (0.65–0.97) 0.026
 FEV1% predicted (per 5 %) 0.98 (0.91–1.05) 0.514
 Number of hospital admissions in previous 2 years (per admission) 1.11 (1.01–1.22) 0.028
Multivariable Odds ratio (95 % CI) P value
 Healthcare worker 8.36 (2.99–23.39) <0.001
 Age (per 5 years) 0.78 (0.61–0.99) 0.039
 Number of hospital admissions in previous 2 years (per admission) 1.13 (1.03–1.25) 0.011